NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – It wasn’t worth the paper it was printed on, despite what it looked like.
U.S. Customs and Border Protection Officers at John F. Kennedy International Airport say they found nearly $300,000 in counterfeit cash while inspecting a bag last week.READ MORE: Johnson & Johnson COVID Vaccinations Suspended Across Tri-State As Federal Health Officials Investigate Rare Blood Clots
The play dough was found in the bottom of the suitcases of woman arriving from Medellin, Colombia.READ MORE: Demonstration Protesting Shooting Death Of Daunte Wright Briefly Shuts Down Brooklyn Bridge
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Chilito Solarte, 29, is a Colombian citizen. She’s been turned over to agents of the Secret Service.